• Staff Accountant

    Position Type
    Full-time
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Accounting/Finance
    Shift
    1st
    Location : Name
    Corporate Office
    Location : City
    Idaho Falls
  • Company Profile

    "Enhancing the Lives of Those We Touch by Helping People Reach Their Goals”

     

    Melaleuca has firmly supported this mission statement since our humble beginning in 1985. Everything we accomplish is done with an eye toward promoting the physical, environmental, financial, and personal wellness of those around us. Our focus has always been on wellness. By manufacturing and selling effective, high quality, natural, health oriented products we help people live more vibrant, healthier, and happier lives. When you walk through the doors at Melaleuca, you can feel it immediately. This is The Wellness Company.

     

    We have achieved consistent and profitable growth with our annual revenue hitting over $2 billion dollars. We now have over 4,000 employees and operate in 19 countries around the world. Melaleuca is positioned to grow even more rapidly in upcoming years. To help keep up with this growth we are looking for an outstanding Sr. Staff Accountant to be part of our Accounting team.

    Overview

    Assists the General Accounting Manager in supplying complete and accurate financial information to the company in the areas of inventory, capital, cash, income, expenses and product costs.

    Responsibilities

    • Reconciles and reviews bank statements monthly for approximately 35 cash accounts in multiple currencies.
    • Processes daily bank to system exception files and researches and resolves each issue.
    • Strong analytical and accounting skills.
    • Prepares financial statements for various entities.
    • Reviews and analyzes departments and prepares appropriate journal entries.
    • Suggests cost savings and revenue enhancing ideas.
    • Performs monthly expense account variance analysis.
    • Prepares and analyzes various general ledger account reconciliations.
    • Prepares journal entries and reconciles account balances for income statements and balance sheets and research and reconcile all discrepancies and recommend solutions.
    • Performs special projects by researching, coordinating, gathering information, etc.
    • With general direction, researches, coordinates and gathers information for a variety of complex projects requiring the exercise of evaluative thinking and independent judgement in interpretation and application of company and accounting policies.
    • Performs independent analysis and makes recommendations to provide appropriate financial data relating to the development of new programs.
    • Reviews purchase requisitions to ensure company purchase policies are being followed.
    • Verifies and audits all Business Travel Reimbursements.

    Qualifications

    • A Bachelor's Degree in Accounting and 2-4 years of experience.
    • Strong Accounting knowledge.
    • Strong computer and spreadsheet skills.
    • Detailed work and organizational skills.
    • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
    • Ability to work independently and professionally.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
    • Thorough knowledge of company policies, procedures and the company marketing plan.

     

    Just as important as your experience and skills will be the following characteristics and competencies:

    • A collaborative approach and willingness to engage in an environment of active idea sharing
    • Sharp organizational skills and the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment
    • The ability to produce consistent quality under deadline pressure while paying careful attention to detail
    • Self-motivation and a strong sense of ownership and accountability
    • Ability to handle confidential information

    Why Melaleuca

    Melaleuca is one of the leading Health and Wellness companies in the world. We manufacture and distribute nutritional, pharmaceutical, personal care, facial care, home hygiene, and other wellness products and distribute them directly to the consumer through a full-service catalog and Internet shopping system. We carefully craft products used every day with the highest standards of safety, health, and wellness in mind.

     

    This revolutionary system is changing the way hundreds of thousands of people shop by eliminating middlemen and reducing marketing and distribution costs. This enables the company to spend more on research and high-quality, ecologically-sensible ingredients, while maintaining reasonable prices.

     

    Great culture - flexibility is a must in this position; you'll become a part of a fast-paced team dedicated to a feel-good lifestyle brand dedicated to changing lives. Like the rest of Melaleuca, we are proud to be part of a values-driven organization that treats employees with respect. Our employees and their families enjoy company parties and countless discounts around the community. We implement a very real open-door policy, and all employees are on a first name basis—it feels more like a family than a multi-national corporation.

     

    Safe, uncrowded, affordable - nestled in the heart of beautiful Eastern Idaho, Idaho Falls is a prosperous and vibrant community, as well as the gateway to recreational paradise. This unique setting provides numerous opportunities for total wellness -- social, physical, financial, and emotional. If you love outdoor activities, this is the place for you, with the Snake River running right through town, the Rocky Mountains dominating the horizon, and Yellowstone less than a 2-hour drive away.

     

    Excellent compensation - in addition to a competitive wage, we offer comprehensive benefits for our full-time employees that include all you would expect plus some remarkable surprises, such as a longevity bonus. Right here on-site, we provide a fitness center, free concierge service, and an employee restaurant.

     

    The next step is yours. To apply today, click on the "Apply" button.

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